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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is pictured in the House of Commons on March 28, 2013. Employers fret Ottawa’s new-found sense of urgency to reform the foreign-worker program.
Stephen Harper (born April 30, 1959) is the Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Conservative party. After his party won power in the 2006 election, he oversaw two short minority governments before winning a majority in 2011. Before that, he was an MP, lobbyist and economist.

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